Legislation protecting whistleblowers was introduced seven years ago. This article reviews the legislation and considers some of the substantial body of case law arising out of it. It also looks at the components of an effective whistleblowing policy.
In Lucas v Chichester Diocesan Housing Association Ltd, the EAT holds that there were no grounds, on the evidence presented, for the tribunal's finding that the claimant's disclosures were not made in good faith.
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